The Northern Corridor Improvements Project. Flow was responsible for the transport planning and transport modelling of this project, which will provide significant additional road capacity at the north-eastern termination of the Western Ring Route, in the vicinity of the interchange of the Northern Motorway (State Highway 1) and the Upper Harbour Motorway (State Highway 18). It also includes the extension of the Northern Busway from the Constellation station to the Albany station, plus the provision of various walking and cycling links.Read More
The City Rail Link is one of Auckland Council and Auckland Transport’s highest priority transport infrastructure projects. It is a proposed 3.4 km underground passenger railway, running between the Britomart Station and the North Auckland railway lines. The link will remove the current bottleneck in the rail system at Britomart and, by providing new stations within the city centre, will open up the potential for significant increases in the use of rail in Auckland. Flow has been assisting Auckland Transport with the planning phase of this critical project.
The Transport for Future Urban Growth project (now known as the ‘Supporting Growth’ project) relates to the identification of the transport response to the challenges of substantial future urban growth on the edges of the Auckland Region.Read More
Whangaparaoa Road Dynamic Lanes. Flow was engaged by Auckland Transport to undertake traffic modelling to support the investigation of potential measures to address capacity issues for access to the Whangaparaoa Peninsula.Read More
Wynyard Quarter Development: Planning Phase
This Wynyard Quarter site and planned development is unique in Auckland, in terms of its size, its proximity to the city centre and its prime waterfront location. It is surrounded by water on three sides, with a major arterial route and the final leg of the Northern Busway on the fourth side. These situational advantages make the area very attractive for intensive use but also present very significant challenges in terms of accessibility.
Flow has worked with the University of Auckland on a range of projects and we continue to provide ongoing traffic and transportation advice to the largest university in New Zealand. The large size of the University and the location in the heart of Auckland City means it is important to promote a wide range of travel options for students, to promote accessibility.
The Block. Flow was responsible for providing transport engineering advice in support of the fourth to seventh series’ of the television series ‘The Block’, each filmed in a different location across Auckland. This included providing technical advice to support the design process, assessing the transport effects in support of the resource consent process, developing Temporary Traffic Management Plans for the construction and television production, preparing temporary road resolutions and liaising with Auckland Transport, Auckland Council and the local communities.
The 2011 Rugby World Cup was a major sporting and social event in Auckland, with thousands of rugby fans flocking to the city to attend games, associate events and social functions. Flow’s sports mad team enjoyed their involvement in several important roles in planning for the Rugby World Cup events held in Auckland.
Between 2010 and 2015, Flow have conducted research into the effectiveness of the Safe School Travel Plan programme at improving road safety around schools.
The Long Bay development area is located on the edge of Auckland’s North Shore, behind the Long Bay Regional Park. Flow has been involved in the ongoing planning, assessment and design of the development since 2005.
Lincoln Road is an important Regional Arterial connecting State Highway 16 (SH16) and Henderson in Auckland. To complement widening of SH16, an upgrade of the Lincoln Road interchange was required.